About the College of Health and Life Sciences | HBKU
Hamad Bin Khalifa University

About the College of Health and Life Sciences

The College of Health and Life Sciences (CHLS) provides essential educational and research training to future leaders in the fields of biomedical sciences, genomics, and precision medicine. The college embodies a multidisciplinary learning approach to research and discovery, and aims to become a dedicated hub of knowledge-sharing in the area of health and life sciences. Its programs integrate scientific expertise by combining a seasoned collective of research partners within the university with esteemed external clinical and health science partners.

The College of Health and Life Sciences delivers innovative MS and PhD programs in Biomedical and Biological Sciences, and in Genomics and Precision Medicine. CHLS graduates leave HBKU enriched in knowledge of - and experience in - state-of-the-art basic, clinical and translational research approaches, which are foundational to advances in biomedical and health sciences. Our alumni are equipped to address pressing needs of the healthcare sector, and contribute to fulfilling the Qatar National Vision 2030. CHLS attracts and trains outstanding students from Qatar and many other countries, all of whom possess the intellect and motivation to pursue scientific discovery within research laboratories of the college or its research partners.

The CHLS is well positioned to undergo substantial growth. The university and the college offer unprecedented opportunities for professional enrichment and personal fulfillment.